Casual Fine Dining

29 Palms Inn

(760) 367-3505
73950 Inn Avenue (off National Park Drive)

Open daily for lunch 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., dinner 5 to 9 p.m. (to 9:30 on Friday-Saturday), and Sunday Brunch 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. California cuisine, seafood, steak, chicken, pork, pasta specials, salads, fruit and veggies from the Inn's Faultline Farm garden. Cocktails, local beer on tap, great wine list. Art-filled dining room and poolside tables. Music nightly. Bag lunches available for hikes in the park. On-site catering for events, meetings, film shoots, weddings.

Bistro Twentynine

(760) 910-9425
73527 Twentynine Palms Hwy. (downtown)

Open for breakfast 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Saturdays (across the street from Farmers Market)! Summer hours: Open for dinner 5 to 9 p.m. Thursday to Saturday. Southern fried or grilled catfish, salmon, shrimp, steak, chicken, burgers, sweet potato fries, greens, pasta, appetizers, and desserts. Cocktails, wine, craft beers. Karaoke on Friday nights 8:30 to 11 p.m. Catering is available for all occasions.

Edchada’s Fine Mexican Food & Cocktails

(760) 367-2131
73502 Twentynine Palms Hwy. (downtown)

Open daily 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. for lunch and dinner, drinks and sports viewing, or parties and family gatherings. Largest cocktail bar in town and open all day! Margaritas, beer, wine, complimentary chips and salsa. Flat screen sports TVs are mounted in the bar and throughout the restaurant. Longstanding family-friendly restaurant serving a variety of Mexican dishes. Plenty of room available for meetings and gatherings.

Kitchen in the Desert Cafe

(760) 401-2909 
6427 Mesquite Avenue (Joshua Park Mining Town)

Open Thursday-Friday-Saturday 12 to 3 and 6 to 10 p.m.; Sunday 12 to 3 and 6 to 9 p.m.; Monday and Wednesday 6 to 9 p.m. Caribbean fusion, jerk chicken, tri-tip, curried channa, veggie bowl, kale salad, black beans and rice. Artisan sodas, coffee, tea. (Beer/wine coming.) Call for reservations or takeout (760) 401-2909. Delivery via Grubhub ($20 minimum). Catering services available.

Mojave Moon Cafe & Dessert Lounge

(760) 910-9206
73511 Twentynine Palms Hwy. (downtown)

Open daily for lunch and dinner, Monday through Saturday 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. (Sunday to 4 p.m.) Appetizers and entrees, crab cakes, hummus, Pierogies, Empanadas, tuna/chicken/patty melts, fish, grilled chicken, burgers, Yucca Root fries, chili and soup-of-the-day, Smackaroni & Cheese. Dessert specials. Craft beers and wine. Serving Joshua Tree Coffee. Now open: See our new, eclectic Mojave Sol gift shop next door (where you can also buy Joshua Tree Coffee by the pound)!

Palm Kabob House

(760) 367-2161 
6341 Adobe Road

Open daily 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., serving Mediterranean, Greek, Middle Eastern cuisine, or burgers and mac'n'cheese. Hummus, pita bread, pita wraps, burgers, lamb, rib-eye, salmon and shrimp, shawarma, falafels, kabobs, tabouli, gyros, stuffed grape leaves, salads, homemade soup, veggie platters. Beer, wine, fresh juices and smoothies. Ask about our combos and take-out family trays. Delivery available to the Marine base and in 29 Palms. Catering services available.

Thai Café

(760) 865-0737
73501 Twentynine Palms Hwy.

Open weekdays for lunch 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and dinner 4:30 to 9 p.m. (closed Wednesday). Open Saturday 1:00 to 9:30 p.m., Sunday 2:00 to 9:00 p.m. Authentic Thai cuisine cooked to order, featuring Thai pan fried rice noodles, Thai noodle soup, spring rolls, Pad Thai, Tom Khar, fried rice, curries, and a variety of Asian dishes and appetizers. Dine in the classic dining room or order take-out food to go. Beer, wine.